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Old 06-23-2005, 01:47 PM   #1
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Hey, how often do you find your self scanning. I think i need help lol i find my self scanning everynight i open Ad-Aware and scan sometimes without know

Nad if that is not bad i then go and open SpyBot and scan with that

How often do you scan?
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very rarely, last time was over a year ago that probably explains why my computer is so screwed up
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I usually scan 4 times a week for so. I have cooled it down recently.
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I always get some everytime. But its harmless stuff which came with windows blinds
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Old 06-23-2005, 01:54 PM   #5
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lol two dancing penguins .. lol

You should really scan more often Spyware is all over the net i always get them damn tracking cookies!
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Old 06-23-2005, 01:57 PM   #6
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About once a week.
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lol thats freaky i was thinking about that just today, well yesty now..
I think ive got some kind of scaning for spyware habbit now...i mean bad, just yesty i scaned with ad aware alone over 4 time in a day yest,... no joke And same kinda amount with spybot
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yeah thats sounds just like me do you think we need help?

THEY will take us away
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lol, i cant see the point, surely you'd notice if you got a virus........
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LOL, yeah i do think we need some kind of help....What kind tho?

If you mean 'THEY' will take us away, do they wear white jackets? ...
Coz one of them is 'spying on me' ha ha ha ..get it?..... ..yeah ah no....
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lol... i normally scan about once a week... i used to be crazy (like you guys lol) but i calmed down a bit and got bored of scanning all the time... lol
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AdAware then Spybot S&D then Find Junk Files then Cleanup! then Crap Cleaner then NBGCleanR (in Russian) then McAfee on system files.
All that twice a day. And I don't have the problems you guys and gals seem to have.
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AdAware then Spybot S&D then Find Junk Files then Cleanup! then Crap Cleaner then NBGCleanR (in Russian) then McAfee on system files.
All that twice a day. And I don't have the problems you guys and gals seem to have.
wow! do you have time to do anything else on your comp? lol

thats alot of scanning keeps the computer clean though, always good
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Takes about 30mins. I just go flip on the telly...
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I scan during the night with MS Antispyware, Spybot S&D, Norton AV & Avast AV. They never turn up anything...
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humm....well...i guess you guys wouldn't know of were to get spybot ...i just use norton about once a month...
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humm....well...i guess you guys wouldn't know of were to get spybot ...i just use norton about once a month...
You should run Nortons weekly at the minimum.

Spybot S&D link...
http://www.safer-networking.org/
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I have a disc I use to do all my scanning for me. Put it in and leave...
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I have a disc I use to do all my scanning for me. Put it in and leave...
How big is the cd? Think you might want to share that on yousendit? Trade you one slightly insane cat for it.
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You should run Nortons weekly at the minimum.

Spybot S&D link...
http://www.safer-networking.org/

Thanx... ill try and run nortan more often
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